The table below looks at the statistics for the Test Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the Suffolk region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Analyst
Rank 64 47 55
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +8
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 10 17 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 1.71% 3.33% 1.40%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.77% 3.44% 1.45%
Number of salaries quoted 10 12 6
Average salary £30,000 £27,250 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.09% +9.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £35,500 £30,000 £33,750
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,250
% change year-on-year
- +8.52%
Test Analyst
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Suffolk region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Suffolk
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
564 494 415
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 96.41% 96.67% 96.51%
Number of salaries quoted 488 401 333
Average salary £34,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.85% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £22,500 £25,850
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Test Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Test Analyst in the job title across the Suffolk region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Test Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

Test Analyst
Salary Trend in Suffolk

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Test Analyst across the Suffolk region.

Test Analyst Salary Trend in Suffolk

Test Analyst
Salary Histogram in Suffolk

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Analyst across the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 9 February 2016.

Test Analyst Salary Histogram in Suffolk

Test Analyst
Job Locations in Suffolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Analyst within the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 9 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Ipswich -23 8 £28,750 - 1
Test Analyst
East of England

Test Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the Suffolk region that cited Test Analyst in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Test Analyst in their job title.

1 11 (55.00%) QA
2 9 (45.00%) ISEB
2 9 (45.00%) Automation Testing
3 6 (30.00%) SDLC
3 6 (30.00%) Test Scripting
3 6 (30.00%) Regression Testing
3 6 (30.00%) Selenium
3 6 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (30.00%) Software Testing
4 5 (25.00%) ISTQB
4 5 (25.00%) Automated Testing
4 5 (25.00%) SoapUI
5 4 (20.00%) Agile Testing
5 4 (20.00%) BDD
5 4 (20.00%) Test Automation
5 4 (20.00%) iGaming
5 4 (20.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 4 (20.00%) Microsoft
5 4 (20.00%) TDD
5 4 (20.00%) SQL
5 4 (20.00%) Windows
6 3 (15.00%) Linux
6 3 (15.00%) Visual Studio
6 3 (15.00%) TCP/IP
6 3 (15.00%) Kalman Filter
6 3 (15.00%) Mobile App
6 3 (15.00%) Manual Testing
6 3 (15.00%) Android
6 3 (15.00%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (10.00%) Test Management

Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the Suffolk region that cited Test Analyst in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Test Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (30.00%) Selenium
2 5 (25.00%) SoapUI
3 3 (15.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (15.00%) Visual Studio
4 2 (10.00%) JIRA
5 1 (5.00%) JMeter
5 1 (5.00%) LoadUI
General
1 4 (20.00%) iGaming
2 1 (5.00%) French Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.00%) .NET
2 1 (5.00%) HTML
2 1 (5.00%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.00%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 4 (20.00%) Windows
2 3 (15.00%) Android
2 3 (15.00%) Linux
3 1 (5.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (45.00%) Automation Testing
2 6 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (30.00%) Regression Testing
2 6 (30.00%) SDLC
2 6 (30.00%) Software Testing
2 6 (30.00%) Test Scripting
3 5 (25.00%) Automated Testing
4 4 (20.00%) Agile Testing
4 4 (20.00%) BDD
4 4 (20.00%) TDD
4 4 (20.00%) Test Automation
5 3 (15.00%) Kalman Filter
5 3 (15.00%) Manual Testing
6 2 (10.00%) Load Testing
6 2 (10.00%) Test Management
7 1 (5.00%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (5.00%) Open Source
7 1 (5.00%) Performance Testing
7 1 (5.00%) Stress Testing
7 1 (5.00%) Volume Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (20.00%) SQL
2 2 (10.00%) PL/SQL
3 1 (5.00%) Java
3 1 (5.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 9 (45.00%) ISEB
2 5 (25.00%) ISTQB
3 4 (20.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (55.00%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (20.00%) Microsoft
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